Freeze Dried Fruit Powder Explained

What is freeze dried fruit powder and why use it?

Freeze dried fruit powder is, you guessed it, freeze dried fruit that’s either placed in a processor, blender, or hand crushed and can be used to enhance baking in a variety of ways. Its versatile nature is perfect for desserts, smoothies, and breakfast recipes.

All Natural Strawberry Fruit Powder

Currently, it is more of a niche food accessory mainly used by Instagram foodies and professional bakers. If you’re at all familiar with the Instagram food community you’ve probably seen donuts or other baked goods sprinkled with this mysterious substance. It adds great flavor, decoration, and even texture to your creations, and it’s just 100% fruit!

fruit powder and baking

Now that you know what it is, how do you incorporate it into your recipes? Below are a collection of our best fruit powder usage suggestions!

sprinkle coat dust desserts

Fruit powder is excellent for finishing desserts with. Sprinkle on top of cakes or cupcakes, dust donuts or brownies and coat homemade chocolates or cookie balls. It adds flavor, texture and style to any treat! Check out these Peach Snicker Doodle Cookie Dough Balls or these yummy 3 Ingredient Strawberry Truffle Balls (pictured below).

Freeze Dried Strawberry Truffles


mix into frosting

This is one of our favorite ways to enjoy fruit powder. Just mix any fruit powder flavor you want into finished frosting. We love simple vanilla buttercream frosting mixed with strawberries or bananas.


mix into batter

Take your best lemon/strawberry bar or cake recipe and add some powder to it! It shouldn’t overwhelm the batter, just be speckled throughout. We recommend trying this with cake balls. The possibilities are endless!


use in fillings and compotes

 It’s excellent when cooking into sauces for extra flavor or making a filling with.


fold into no bake batter

Easily flavor your no-bake treats! For example, add to the binder of your choice (marshmallow, honey, etc.) when making rice crispy treats.


Fruit Powder can be used in many other ways besides just baking. It can be added to smoothies, or as flavoring for homemade sports drinks. Sprinkle it on yogurt, oatmeal, or any other treat you can think of.

The great part about using our freeze dried fruit is that it’s all natural, allergy friendly, non-gmo, vegan, kosher, and gluten free. There’s no worrying about adding fruit powder to your diet!

Where to buy fruit powder? 

Check out the freeze dried fruit below which fruit powder can easily be made from:

Click here for freeze dried peachesAll Natural Peach Fruit Powder

Click here for freeze dried apples All Natural Apple Fruit Powder

Click here for freeze dried apples with cinnamon All Natural Apple Cinnamon Fruit Powder

Click here for freeze dried strawberries –  All Natural Strawberry Fruit Powder

Click here for freeze dried strawberries & bananasAll Natural Strawberry Banana Fruit Powder

Click here for freeze dried pears All Natural Pear Fruit Powder

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